Hunger Strike

Naidu, wife to observe fast today

Meanwhile, the proposed day-long fast of Naidu in the Central Prison will be closely observed by the jail authorities.

published on : 2nd October 2023

Equal pay: Teachers to go on strike from Sept 28 in Tamil Nadu

While they are planning to start the protest on September 28, when holidays begin for Classes 1 to 5, the members said that the government has to decide if it should continue after the schools reopen.

published on : 26th September 2023

Tamil Nadu government staff go on hunger strike to restore old pension scheme

As per this scheme, the government will deduct 10% of the salary and dearness allowance of the employees and the government will contribute an equal amount.

published on : 13th September 2023

DMK to hold hunger strike against centre, TN governor over NEET

Tamil Nadu was exempted from the test, even though it existed in other states, during the tenures of M Karunanidhi and J Jayalalithaa.

published on : 20th August 2023

BJP leader NVSS Prabhakar goes on 48-hour hunger strike over 2BHKs issue

Speaking on the occasion, he said that the government was not following any scientific methods to identify the beneficiaries.

published on : 19th August 2023

NEET: DMK’s hunger strike on August 20

The joint press statement of the functionaries of the youth wing, students wing and doctors wing of the party said the NEET has become a killer of the students.

published on : 17th August 2023

AIADMK MLAs stage hunger strike, condemns NLCIL

AIADMK MLAs from Bhuvanagiri and Chidambaram staged a hunger strike at the Bhuvanagiri MLA office on Monday, condemning NLCIL and the state government.

published on : 1st August 2023

500 college teachers from Chennai seek restoration of incentives, go on fast

Introduction of a common syllabus by Tamil Nadu State Council for Higher Education should not be done, especially when the state education policy is yet to be released.

published on : 9th July 2023

Sea erosion-hit Satabhaya families on hunger strike 

Contacted, Rajnagar tehsildar Ashwini Kumar Bhuyan said application for rehabilitation of 235 families of Satabhaya has already been received.

published on : 7th July 2023

Uttarakhand: Ex-serviceman dies during hunger strike in Chamoli 

The 56-year-old ex-serviceman identified as Shiv Singh Bisht was sitting on a one-day hunger strike with fellow ex-service personnel demanding benefits including 'One Rank, One Pension.' 

published on : 2nd July 2023

77-year-old farmer on fast against modernisation of LBP canal falls sick in TN 

A 77-year-old farmer  who is taking part in indefinite hunger strike demanding changes in the GO to modernise the LBP canal, fell ill on Thursday night.

published on : 10th June 2023